The grass had been mown short for about five feet on either side of the narrow drive, and a tangle of underbrush and trees lay beyond... freedom, or a barrier?
Even in the dense underbrush, it had found another rock.
In the forest regions of eastern Washington the underbrush is light, but grasses and a great variety of flowering plants abound.
A low blueberry (Vaccinium myrtilis) forms a thick underbrush in much of the forest.
On the Sierra the underbrush is characterized by the pungent manzanita, the California buckeye and the chamiso; the last two growing equally abundantly on the Coast Range.
An almost entire absence of underbrush is characteristic of Missouri forests.
At intervals the trees lost their icy covering, and the bulrushes and underbrush were bare; but the lake lay frozen and hard beneath the sun.
She takes tramps in the woods, plunging through the underbrush, where she is scratched and bruised; yet you could not get her to admit that she is hurt, and you certainly could not persuade her to stay at home next time.